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  • Weight of Light
    Weight of Light

    2023 | Feature film, Short | Director: Anna Hints

    The world of poverty, patriarchy and exploitation gets transcended by a rag-picker girl when she finds a discarded photo camera in a vast garbage dump yard of India

  • Toomas Beneath the Valley of the Wild Wolves
    Toomas Beneath the Valley of the Wild Wolves

    Original title: Toomas teispool metsikute huntide orgu

    2019 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Chintis Lundgren

    Toomas, an exemplary office worker, has to support his family after losing his job, without telling his wife that he also works as a gigolo.

  • Truth and Justice
    Truth and Justice

    Original title: Tõde ja õigus

    2019 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Tanel Toom

    Estonia, 1872. The uncompromising new owner of Robber’s Rise must battle with hard work, his spiteful neighbor and with his own family and beliefs to transform the poor land into a flourishing farm of his dreams – to bring truth and justice to a god forsaken place.

  • Hella W
    Hella W

    Original title: Hella W

    2011 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Juha Wuolijoki

    An epic biographical film about Hella Wuolijoki, Finnish public figure and writer who was born and raised in Estonia.

  • Behind the Door
    Behind the Door

    Original title: Ukse taga

    2005 | Feature film, Short | Director: Andrus Tuisk

    Short film directed by Andrus Tuisk about two young women who struggle with their own fear and a man covered with blood.

  • Shop of Dreams
    Shop of Dreams

    Original title: Stiilipidu

    2005 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Peeter Urbla

    The humorous drama directed by Peeter Urbla tells about three women running a costume shop and who want help people to fulfill their dreams. However, it is reality that makes the rules in their illusory world.

  • The Table
    The Table

    Original title: Laud

    2004 | Animation, Puppet | Director: Jelena Girlin, Mari-Liis Bassovskaja, Urmas Jõemees

    Vivat, crescat, floreat vagina!

  • 03:07
    03:07

    2001 | Feature film, Short | Director: Manfred Vainokivi, Marju Lepp

    Experimental short film by Manfred Vainokivi about games in human relationships.

  • For Crazies Only
    For Crazies Only

    Original title: Ainult hulludele ehk halastajaõde

    1990 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Arvo Iho

    Feature film by Arvo Iho tells the story of a nurse working at the department of traumatology. She helps a young man who has lost self-confidence and emotional balance and needs help in order to rediscover his virility. The nurse's behaviour will be disapproved by other people.

  • The Triangle
    The Triangle

    Original title: Kolmnurk

    1982 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Priit Pärn

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